TVNewser’s Diane Clehane was compiling her weekly Lunch at Michael’s columnn for FBNY yesterday when CBS’s Jeff Greenfield “happened by.” The political talk was already ongoing at table 7 when Greenfield weighed in on a potential Clinton/Obama ticket.
“No way, says this veteran political commentator. Says Jeff: “Strip away the race and gender issues, and it’s a senator from New York and a senator from Illinois. Senators pick governors (for their running mates) and governors pick senators. They can’t win with that. It’s two blue states.”